Apple hires former Lionsgate exec for its video marketing team

Danielle DePalma, who was previously the executive vice president of Worldwide Digital Marketing & Research at Lionsgate, has joined Apple as a senior executive on the tech giant’s video marketing team, reports Deadline.

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The article adds that she’ll shepherd film and TV series marketing and report to Sony TV alum Chris Van Amburg, Apple’s head of Video Marketing. DePalma was a Lionsgate veteran who spent about a decade at the company before leaving in January. DePalma, who was named to The Hollywood Reporter's Next Gen list in 2010, earned a reputation for building forward-thinking web campaigns for Lionsgate projects like Saw and Kick-Ass

Apple announced its Apple TV+ streaming service on March 25. It’s slated to debut this fall.